British Executions

John Jones

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: house breaking

Date Of Execution: 11 Aug 1749

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Moor Heath/Old Heath, Shrewsbury

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


John Jones (otherwise John Roberts) guilty of breaking into the dwelling house William Rhodes in the parish of Wem on 23rd May 1749; and stealing therefrom 3 gold guineas and 32/- in money numbered.